lip-schitz condition

Lipschitz condition

[lip-shits]
noun Mathematics.
the property of a function on a closed interval such that the absolute value of the difference in functional values at any two points in the interval is less than a constant times the absolute value of the difference of the points raised to some positive power m, called the order.
Also called Hölder condition.


Origin:
named after Rudolf Lipschitz (1832–1903), German mathematician

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